Front of our
bill pictures James Conway, the first governor of the State
of Arkansas. The bill's denomination, 1836, depicts the year
Arkansas was admitted to the Union as the 100th state. The
actual date of admission, 6/15/1836 is encoded in the serial
number within AR, the state's abbreviation. Little Rock, AR
is shown as the state capital city.
of the Bill shows the Mockingbird as the state bird, the
Apple Blossom as the state flower, the Pine as the state
tree, and the deer.
pictured is the U.S. Commemorative Quarter Dollar for the
State of Arkansas, and the state's nickname, The Natural
State, is mentioned.